Public Health gives update on vaccine effort
ESCANABA — Public Health Delta & Menominee Counties (PHDM) has issued an update on local COVID-19 vaccination efforts.
On Monday, April 5, PHDM received 900 doses of the Moderna vaccine. PHDM also received 800 doses of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine this week. The Johnson and Johnson vaccine has been redistributed to private providers throughout Delta and Menominee counties.
During the week of April 5 to April 11, PHDM held four clinics and administered 1,624 doses. Two of the clinics were held at Bay College and two clinics were held at the Pullman House in Menominee.
PHDM has seven upcoming first dose clinics. The Moderna vaccine will be administered at all seven of these clinics. In Delta County, there are clinics scheduled at Bay College on:
Wednesday, April 14,
Friday April 16,
Thursday April 22
Thursday April 29
In Menominee County, there are clinics scheduled at the Pullman House on:
Tuesday, April 13
Tuesday, April 20
Wednesday, April 28
Currently, anyone over the age of 18 who resides or works in Delta or Menominee counties is eligible to receive a vaccination. To get an appointment for any of the above clinics sign-up on the PHDM website at www.phdm.org or call (906) 786-4111 or (906) 863-4451.